Our Staff

OWNERS

Bryan Thoms

Owner/General Manager


Zoi Thoms

Owner/General Manager


Bryan and Zoi have turned what was once a small scale garage into the city’s largest and longest running multi brand dealership. Employing staff and serving Ottawa riders for over 4 decades, this couple are truly dedicated to representing the motorcycle industry in the Ottawa area.

“For many of us the Ottawa Goodtime Centre. is not just a store, but rather a community of people with a shared passion for a positive lifestyle choice.” – Bryan Thoms

SALES DEPARTMENT

Jason Thoms

Sales Manager


If it goes fast, chances are Jason has rode it, jumped it, or raced it. On 2 wheels since he learned to walk, Jason currently dabbles in track days even qualifying for Nationals in the Superbike races. He has won countless sales awards and seen many of our customers turn into loyal friends after taking their kids to the track or delivering a snowblower after hours. He spends more time at the store than anywhere else and is truly passionate about being a part of the family business.

Pat Jones

Financial Services



On the sales floor, a proud owner of a new highly option Vulcan 650, Pat Jones always puts customer service first. As head of our Financing Department she has a way with numbers and smiles. Pat was late bloomer to riding and didn’t start riding till she was 46, you’re never to old to start riding. Having moved on from her super retro Kawasaki 650 to the new Vulcan 650, she knows all about lowering and setting up a bike to fit just right, so if you are a bit smaller in height or need something a bit out of the usual, Pat is the one to see.

Skylar Zanth

Sales Associate


Riding a Triumph Daytona 675R, Skyler is proud to take care of his customers with finding the perfect motorcycle for them. Starting with us in 2015 he has learned the industry in and out and if you need to know anything he is the person to see on the sales floor! When he’s not working or riding you can find Skyler hiking in the Gatineau Hills with his dog Ellie.

Kevin Wood

Sales Associate


Stop by the sales floor and say hi to Kevin. A friendly personality determined to get you on the right bike that fits your riding style. See him on the streets riding his Yamaha XSR900. After work you can find him tending to his coral aquariums and spending time with his wife and kids.

Terry McAuley

Sales Associate



SERVICE DEPARTMENT

Mario Dumouchel

Service Manager


Mario has been involved with the Ottawa bike industry for the past two decades. With the background of a licensed Motorcycle mechanic knowledgeable in all makes and models He has come to the Ottawa Goodtime Centre to fulfill the crucial position of service manager, and aims to provide every customer with the highest quality of service.

Pamela Dalgleish

Service Advisor


Pamela Dalgleish, born and raised in Kemptville, now lives in South Mountain with her 2 boys, ages 7 and 10. In her spare time she likes to take her Ninja 300 out to Calabogie with friends or head up to the family home in Madawaska to hit the backcountry on 4 wheels!

Olivia Plumton

Service Advisor


Olivia has been in the motorcycle industry for 4 years and is a graduate of the Motorcycle and Powersports program at Centennial College. Her current ride of choice is a Honda CBR500R. In her spare time she enjoys customizing her bike, going to the gym, and, longterm, she would like to get her red seal. Look for Olivia at the service counter. She will be happy to help you out!

Kelly Gauvin

Senior Service Technician


Kelly has over 20 years of experience as a leading technician in the industry, with just as many awards under his belt for his riding skills as his service work. An advocate of proper riding gear and as an Elite Play Rider, Kelly only wears Arai helmets and has the crash stories to prove why. He is not only a leader in service technician standards in our shop but a leader in service technician standards for the industry.

James Baker

Service Technician


Although James has been racing motocross for the past 6 years on his KX125, he has not limited his motorcycle knowledge to just dirt. Factory trained by Ducati in Italy, he now lends the majority of his technician experience working on Triumphs.

Lucas Morrison

Service Technician



Because of his genuine interest in both technology and mechanics, Lucas decided to get into motorcycles because it is the best of both worlds. He grew up on a farm but came to the city to prove he can fix anything! When he is not at work, he plays hockey and softball plus he rides and enjoys classic bikes, namely his own, a 1985 nighthawk 550. Most of all, he loves snowmobiling!

Jake Thompson

Service Technician


Jake grew up in St. Mary’s, Ontario and quickly got interested in motorcycles by racing in the Southwestern Ontario Amateur Class. He started in mechanics by building and prepping cars for demolition derbies and quickly moved onto include motorcycle maintenance becoming a licenced technician in 2003.

Andy Tetreault

Powersports Technician


Even at this young age the cheesy grin on his face was an early indication of his love of powersports. Licenced in 1986, Andy has been working at several shops across Eastern Ontario and has worked on almost every brand of ATV, Motorcycle, PWC, & snowmobile. On weekends Andy is busy enjoying his family or playing his guitar.

Mike Haggart

Service Technician



Mike has a great interest in sport bikes and anything that goes fast! In his free time he enjoys doing track days with his Kawasaki ZX6R and traveling across Canada sharing his technician skills with the Parts Canada Superbike Series.

Ryan Gill

Service Technician


ACCESSORIES DEPARTMENT

Isabel

Accessories Manager


In today’s customer service oriented society, timely, friendly, proactive service is my main priority, as the Accessories Manager I am dedicated in providing every customer with an awesome shopping experience and a smile. I grew up shopping at the Ottawa Goodtime Centre and now I am very proud to be a part of the team. “At Ottawa GoodTime Centre, you get the feeling of pride when you riidddeee!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!” – Isabel

Michelle

Accessories


Michelle has been around motorcycles since before she moved to Ottawa in 1995 from Nova Scotia. When going out to play with her family on their toys, she makes sure they’re geared properly because to her safety is #1!

Krystal Cote

Accessories


Krystal has been riding dirt bikes since the age of 3, and her heart proudly bleeds green. If she isn’t ripping local tracks on her KX100 she could be found on the accessories floor, helping out on the family farm, attending the University of Ottawa, rebuilding her dads 2003 600RR, or training for the amateur MX racing series in 2018. To her life is simple: Twist, Grip, and Rip!

Adam Lawson

Accessories


When he is not at work, Adam enjoys spending time with his girlfriend and playing football. Although he did ride a motorcycle for a few years, he is working through a Psychology degree in school and has put his passion on hold. When he does get a chance to ride again, he would love to be on a BMW F800GS!

PARTS DEPARTMENT

Bruce

Parts Manager


Bruce, the prowd owner of Kawasaki’s hottest bike, the H2, is our parts manager and has been with Ottawa Goodtime Center since he started in the spring of 1978. If your looking for information regarding parts he’s the number 1# person to talk as few know more then he does. Also Bruce is a cheerful, friendly and sensitive man, who enjoys long walks on beaches. He is also often heard expressing his wish of being a weiner of the oscar meyer variety.

Joel Aubin

Parts Manager right-hand man


After completing the Parts Technician course in 2007, Joel joined the Ottawa Goodtime Centre team, working closely with Parts Manager Bruce. He started off with driving a XL250, RZ350, Polaris Explorer, YFZ450, and a TRX450r and then he decided he needed the biggest baddest machine–a 2010 Brute Force 750–to explore the Larose Forest to see how deep he can actually go! In his spare time he can also be found cruising on a Vulcan 900 custom SE.

Greg Steinke

Shipping/Receiving & Parts Specialist



Part-time parts specialist, full time Shipping & receiving Greg has been riding motorcycles for over 2 decades. Currently on the road with his Yamaha V-Max, you can see Greg at many of the area’s organized rides and rallies such as Ride for Dad and the Sudbury Freedom Rally.

OFFICE STAFF

Chris Gordon

Office Manager


After growing up in Ottawa, Chris moved away for seven years but recently returned and landed at the Ottawa Goodtime Centre siting the family atmosphere and a passion for motorcycles as reasons for his career choice. His wife and two kids enjoy baseball, bowling, and hanging out together. One fun fact about Chris is that he used to be a dog trainer!

Mary Nowak

Office Administrator


Mary started with the Goodtime Centre back in 2002 in the office in Administration, due to her strong organizational skills I was moved to Service Department and took on warranty and assisting the department where needed. She calls the Goodtime Centre her second home and she says there’s never a dull day here.

Andrew Harris

Social Media / Web


Andrew has been with the Goodtime Centre since 2014 and is know as the “Internet Guy” around the store. When it comes to social media, website management, and design work he does it all! And occasionally fixes the odd computer here and there.